Svif-rúmOld Norse Dictionary - svif-rúm
Meaning of Old Norse word "svif-rúm" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. room for a ship to swing round when at anchor; see sveif-, (mod. corrupt, svigrúm.)
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᚢᛁᚠ-ᚱᚢᛘ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements